George Fredrick Marble

Brief Life History of George Fredrick

When George Fredrick Marble was born in 1850, in Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Captain John Marble, was 37 and his mother, Elizabeth Church Wrightington, was 25. He married Minerva Jane Northrup on 20 May 1881, in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Massachusetts, United States in 1870 and Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States for about 24 years. He died on 8 April 1904, in Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.

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George Fredrick Marble
Minerva Jane Northrup
Marriage: 20 May 1881
Sarah Winifred Marble
Mary L Marble
Ella W. Marble
Louiza Inez Marble

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  • George F Marble in household of John Marble, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George F Marble, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • George F. Marble, "Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910"

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Name Meaning


nickname from Middle English marbel ‘marble’ (Old French marble, marbre), perhaps used of a marble-worker. This surname is very rare in Britain and Ireland.

variant of Marple . This form of the surname is very rare in Britain and Ireland.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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